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March/April 2015 Issue : Editors' Note

A Long Needed Change in Cuban Policy

It has been said that the definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over again, and expecting different results. One could argue that...more

Posted: April 1, 2015    By Marvin R. Shanken / David Savona

January/February 2015 Issue : Editors' Note

Saying No to the Smoke Police

You may have never heard of Westminster, Massachusetts. But remember the name. This small American town recently served as a battlefield for the war...more

Posted: February 1, 2015    By Marvin R. Shanken / David Savona

November/December 2014 Issue : Editors' Note

Bon Voyage

It seems like only yesterday when I walked down the hall and into Gordon Mott’s office here at M. Shanken Communications. I barely knew his name....more

Posted: December 1, 2014    By Marvin R. Shanken

September/October 2014 Issue : Editors' Note

The Issue

Every now and then, we step back from an issue that we’re getting ready for you and say, “Hey, there’s some good stuff in here!” This is one...more

Posted: October 1, 2014    By Marvin R. Shanken / Gordon Mott

July/August 2014 Issue : Profiles

A Conversation with Facundo Bacardi

An exclusive interview with Marvin R. Shanken, chairman of M. Shanken Communications

Posted: September 19, 2014    By Marvin R. Shanken

July/August 2014 Issue : Editors' Note

Speak Up

July 9th. Don’t forget that date. That’s the day the Food and Drug Administration will stop taking comments on new rules to regulate the premium...more

Posted: August 1, 2014    By Marvin R. Shanken / Gordon Mott

May/June 2014 Issue : Editors' Note

Cuba's Crossroad

We have returned again from a visit to Havana. The occasion was the annual Festival del Habanos, a weeklong celebration of one of the country’s...more

Posted: June 1, 2014    By Marvin R. Shanken / Gordon Mott

Blogs : Marvin R. Shanken

Speak Up

This is a critical time for cigar smokers. The Food and Drug Administration recently published rules to extend its strict control over all tobacco...more

Posted: April 30, 2014    By Marvin R. Shanken

March/April 2014 Issue : Editors' Note

Ironic and Absurd

It is now legal to sell and smoke marijuana in Colorado and Washington. More states, including California and New York, have begun making noises...more

Posted: April 1, 2014    By Marvin R. Shanken / Gordon Mott

January/February 2014 Issue : Editors' Note

Cream of the Crop

For the third time since we started awarding a cigar of the year in 2004, we have given the title to a Cuban cigar, a Montecristo No. 2. The iconic...more

Posted: February 1, 2014    By Marvin R. Shanken / Gordon Mott

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